What does organize mean?

Definitions for organizeˈɔr gəˌnaɪz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word organize.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. form, organize, organise(verb)

    create (as an entity)

    "social groups form everywhere"; "They formed a company"

  2. organize, organise(verb)

    cause to be structured or ordered or operating according to some principle or idea

  3. mastermind, engineer, direct, organize, organise, orchestrate(verb)

    plan and direct (a complex undertaking)

    "he masterminded the robbery"

  4. organize, organise, coordinate(verb)

    bring order and organization to

    "Can you help me organize my files?"

  5. organize, organise, prepare, devise, get up, machinate(verb)

    arrange by systematic planning and united effort

    "machinate a plot"; "organize a strike"; "devise a plan to take over the director's office"

  6. unionize, unionise, organize, organise(verb)

    form or join a union

    "The auto workers decided to unionize"

Wiktionary

  1. organize(Verb)

    To arrange in working order.

  2. organize(Verb)

    To constitute in parts, each having a special function, act, office, or relation; to systematize.

  3. organize(Verb)

    To furnish with organs; to give an organic structure to; to endow with capacity for the functions of life; as, an organized being; organized matter; u2014 in this sense used chiefly in the past participle.

  4. organize(Verb)

    To sing in parts; as, to organize an anthem.

  5. Origin: From organizare (compare Medieval Latin organizare), from organum; see organ.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organize' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3627

  2. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organize' in Verbs Frequency: #522

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of organize in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of organize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Elinor Guggenheimer:

    I see something that has to be done and I organize it.

  2. Kirk Garner:

    It's unfortunate that Mercedes-Benz had to be ordered to simply allow workers to discuss their right to organize.

  3. Kongming (Zhuge Liang):

    First organize the inner, then organize the outer ... First organize the great, then organize the small. First organize yourself, and then organize others

  4. Prawit Wongsuwan:

    We will be able to organize elections around the start of 2016 once the constitution is drafted, right now there are elements opposed to the National Council for Peace and Order.

  5. Julie Morgenstern:

    First, organize your physical spaces, especially in the hot spots: kitchen, front entry, bathroom, living room, making sure everything has a really simple, well-labeled home to make it easy to find things and to put things away.

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